Taught course

Wealth Management

Institution
Queen Mary, University of London · Economics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You should have a good second class honours degree (2:1 or 2:2), or equivalent, in economics or a related subject. A good basic knowledge of relevant statistical theory and mathematics is also necessary. If your first language is not English, you must provide evidence of your English language proficiency - 6.5 IELTS or equivalent is required. International applicants: Students from outside of the UK help form a global community here at Queen Mary. For detailed country specific entry requirements please visit the International section of our website. If your first language is not English, you must provide evidence of your English language proficiency. You can find details on our English language entry requirements here: www.qmul.ac.uk/international/languagerequirements If you do not meet language or scholarly requirements it might be possible for you to undertake a pre-masters or pre-sessional programme that will prepare you for the masters programme. For more information, please contact the Admissions Office. If you are unable to find the information you require, please contact the Admissions Office for assistance.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MSc Wealth Management is a specialist degree that aims to provide practical and theoretical training in areas of major financial interest, in particular Investment management and corporate finance. At the same time its ambition will be to gain, like other programmes being offered by leading universities, full exemption from the CISI Diploma.

Designed for students and professionals who aim to pursue a career in finance and other, related areas, this programme provides a unique set of perspectives on how financial markets operate, grounded in economic and financial theory and practice. Examples of topics covered include: optimal capital structure, mergers and acquisitions, portfolio management, risk management, derivatives and finance microstructure.

The programme will bring the latest advances of applied research and is specifically designed to impart a thorough knowledge of the main components of commercial and investment banking and the changing structure of the international financial industry. It is designed so as to offer flexibility and progressive specialization to educate experts the industry is requiring and includes nine compulsory modules that are the necessary foundations to master financing and capital budgeting issues. Then, students will opt for one elective.

Fees and funding

UK students
£16,000
International students
£18,550

Full-time

Tuition fees for the academic year 2015/2016 are £16,000 for home and EU students and £18,550 for international students.

Part-time (2 years)

Tuition fees for the academic year 2015/2016 are £8,000 for home and EU students and £9,300 for international students.

We can offer a large number of generous scholarships against tuition fees for academically outstanding students.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Sarah Riley
Email
s.riley@qmul.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7882 8848